Alcorn State vs Prairie View A&M

Alcorn St. 81, Prairie View 75

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PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (AP) - Anthony Nieves scored 19 points, leading four Alcorn State players in double figures, and the Braves defeated Prairie View A&M 81-75 Thursday night.

Marquiz Baker added 18 points, LeAntwan Luckett scored 17 and Devonte Hampton tallied 10 points for Alcorn State (10-22, 8-9 SWAC).

The Braves shot 55 percent from the field - 65 percent in the second half.

Jourdan DeMuynck led all scorers with 22 points for Prairie View A&M (13-17, 8-9). Carl Blair had 13 points and eight assists and Jules Montgomery had 12 points and a game-high seven rebounds.

The Panthers got as close as three points with just over a minute to play but Luckett's three-point play and subsequent layup helped Alcorn State preserve the win.

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Scoreboard
Alcorn State (10-22) «315081
Prairie View A&M (13-17)344175

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Alcorn State Braves
D. Hampton, F284-41-323310
I. Francis, F242-30-05344
J. Nicholas, F121-53-34045
L. Luckett, G286-145-551317
A. Evans, G60-10-00000
A. Nieves307-82-523419
M. Starks281-21-24133
M. Baker246-103-510018
T. Birdie101-32-30025
M. Myles60-10-00020
C. Nwosuh20-00-00100
J. Hester10-00-00000
S. Raquil10-00-00000
Totals 28-5117-2627122581
 54.9%65.4% 
Prairie View A&M Panthers
J. Montgomery, F376-100-170312
M. Riathin, C212-21-12045
J. DeMuynck, G377-178-1060422
C. Blair, G323-107-938213
R. Gesiakowski, G281-44-42016
M. Scott142-40-03015
J. Eleby114-50-00028
R. Jenkins101-12-24034
R. Wright50-10-01120
C. Jones30-00-00200
P. Agho20-00-00010
Totals 26-5422-2733112375
 48.1%81.5% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.17-223-12105
Alcorn St.14-518-14228
Grambling11-815-17318
Southern U.11-815-18320
Jackson St.10-914-18322
Prairie View10-913-20307
Miss. Val.7-127-25334
Ark.-PB6-127-25345
Alabama St.6-138-23342
Alabama A&M2-162-27351
 
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NW 53
UTST 61 Final
LT 84
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